The Jamestown Arts Center is a non-profit, multi-disciplinary facility created to benefit the community of Jamestown, Rhode Island, and beyond.
Our mission is to engage, enrich and inspire our community through extraordinary arts and educational experiences.
Call to Artists! A juried market of high-quality unique works made by local artists Artists and Artisans of all kinds are encouraged to apply: painters, jewelers, potters, sculptors, clothing designers, photographers, wood workers, glass artists, etc. Submissions will be juried. You or your representative must be at your “booth” for the entire duration of the[…..]More Info
Members’ Show 2018 Suggested Theme: lush. and slow The theme of “lush. and slow” for the 2018 Members’ Show was taken from the Nayyriah Waheed poem: i want to live so densely. lush. and slow in the next few years. That a year becomes ten years. and the past becomes only a page. in the[…..]More Info
Year round classes where adults can flex their creativity, find a creative outlet or sharpen their skills. Classes offered in fine arts, technology and design.
Teen classes are geared towards the dynamic adolescent brain – Creative classes & workshops in a variety of fine arts, technology and design driven mediums.
Children: Year round dynamic, hands on classes & vacation and summer camps designed especially for children. We offer creative birthday parties too!
Betwixt and Between: Photography, Time and Place Curated by Annu Palakunnathu Matthew Opening Reception: Friday, July 13, 2018 At our 8th Annual Summer Soirée 6 pm: Champagne Preview with Curator’s Talk 7 – 10 pm: Live Auction, Music and Dancing at our 8th Annual Summer Soirée! Exhibition Dates: July 13 – August 18, 2018 Gallery[…..]
A furry, baby-sized sentry greets you upon entering the Jamestown Arts Center, where the 2017 Members’ Show, “CREATE/REACT,” runs through Dec. 2. It’s Rebecca Siemering’s “Tuft Enough,” a hand-fringed suit made from betting slips and dental floss. As with many of Siemering’s creations, it embodies an aftertaste of loss and failure — a garment sewn[…..]